However, the older the woman is, the less likely she is to get pregnant. If at age 20 women have has a 1-in-4 chance of conceiving per menstrual cycle and at 35 these chances are 1 in 8, this likelihood decreases to 1 in 12 as of age 40.
What causes this decrease in fertility? The number of eggs a woman produces goes down, and sometimes a women have menstrual cycles that produce no eggs due to the aging of the ovaries. In addition, the probability of a fertilized egg attaching to the uterus and developing is lower.
However, thanks to advanced, personalized techniques and treatments within IVF, artificial insemination, and egg donation offered here at Quirónsalud, we can help you achieve pregnancy.
We will also schedule subsequent visits and continuous follow-up to ensure that everything goes properly—not only during your treatment, but also during and after delivery.
This all happens in a hospital setting, where you will feel secure knowing that you are surrounded by expert doctors from all medical specialties and in an institution that offers all safety guarantees.